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Synonyms for complaint

Synonyms for complaint

an expression of dissatisfaction or a circumstance regarded as a cause for such expression

a pathological condition of mind or body

a minor illness, especially one of a temporary nature

Synonyms for complaint

an often persistent bodily disorder or disease

(formerly) a loud cry (or repeated cries) of pain or rage or sorrow

(civil law) the first pleading of the plaintiff setting out the facts on which the claim for relief is based

(criminal law) a pleading describing some wrong or offense

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On May 31, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) expanded its Consumer Complaint Database to include state-by-state searchable information.
com now includes company profiles of more than 20 million businesses in the US so that companies receive email and voice message notifications alerting them of the complaint.
The figures speak for themselves, our view is that any complaint should be handled right first time, whatever the company, whatever the complaint.
However, Lloyds said that it made "significant progress" in driving complaint numbers down in the second half of last year.
Complaint Stopper has recently hired twenty new data input workers.
The complaint by a patient against a member must be in writing using the ATMS Complaint Form.
If can't be resolved on the spot, you should start document your experience, gather relevant information from the airline, and prepare to file a formal complaint.
In a 14-page complaint to the IRS, Williams and 30 other religious leaders accused Johnson and Parsley of inappropriately intervening in the gubernatorial campaign on behalf of Blackwell and said their actions should prompt an investigation into whether their churches' tax-exempt statuses should be revoked.
It criticized the fact that a suspected employee would not receive notice of a complaint at the moment his or her data was processed (at the same time the complaint was made) and, therefore, the employee had no meaningful right to object to the processing of the data.
Five months later, the board filed a complaint against him, alleging conviction of a crime, gross negligence and sexual misconduct.
When a complaint is filed against an AL facility director, manager or administrator, the board must determine what disciplinary action, if any, should be taken against that person.
On the one hand, even if a complaint did not lead to any charge being made against the police officer, people might consider it worthwhile to show neighbors how far they were prepared to go to enforce acceptable behavior.
But should the manager need to reprimand, demote or discharge the female employee later for a legitimate reason, she might sue--alleging illegal termination in retaliation for her sexual harassment complaint.
Retiring Democrats Patricia Schroeder and Pat Williams quickly followed suit on the Shuster complaint.
For a complaint form and more information, call the Department of Justice's ADA Information Line: 800-514-0301 (voice), 800-514-0383 (tty); or visit their web site: www.